Education bill signed
Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
Gov. Rick Perry attends a ceremonial bill signing of Texas House Bill 153 at Lamar University in Beaumont on Wednesday, July 12, 2006. The bill authorizes funding for capital projects at public institutions of higher education.
Funding includes more than $4.5 million for Lamar University in Beaumont, $1.8 million for Lamar State College-Orange, and $1.8 million for Lamar State College-Port Arthur.